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Private music teacher sexually assaulted young student, Toronto police allege – Toronto
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Private music teacher sexually assaulted young student, Toronto police allege – Toronto

Toronto police say charges have been laid after a private music teacher allegedly sexually assaulted a young student. In a news release issued Tuesday, police said a man held cello lessons at his home near Warden Avenue and Steeles Avenue East in the city’s east end.On May 28, the man allegedly sexually assaulted a child who he had been teaching.Police said an investigation was launched in July and on July 25, and 62-year-old Toronto resident Guo Cheng Xia was arrested. Trending Stories He has been charged with sexual assault and sexual interference.Police said he’s scheduled to appear in court Thursday afternoon. Story continues below advertisement The release said officers are concerned there may be additional victims and asked anyo...
Toronto police superintendent suspended over alleged ‘incident’ in Quebec City
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Toronto police superintendent suspended over alleged ‘incident’ in Quebec City

Toronto police Supt. Scott Baptist has been suspended from the service following an alleged incident involving sexual misconduct at the Canadian Association of Chiefs of Police (CACP) conference in Quebec City last week. “The Police Services Act (PSA) prohibits any police service from confirming or releasing information about internal disciplinary matters, unless the matter is heard at a disciplinary tribunal where the information would be made public,” Toronto Police Service spokesperson Stephanie Sayer said in a statement.She added that Matt Moyer is the acting superintendent at traffic services. Read more: Toronto police superintendent allegedly leaked exam questions to 6 officers seeking promotions Quebec City police spokesperson Marie-Pier Rivard told G...
3 pedestrians injured in separate Toronto collisions – Toronto
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3 pedestrians injured in separate Toronto collisions – Toronto

Three pedestrians were injured in separate collisions in Toronto Wednesday morning, police say. Toronto police said emergency crews were first called at 6:48 a.m. to the area of University Avenue and Elm Street in the downtown core.Police said a woman was struck by a vehicle and treated at the scene before being taken to hospital by paramedics. Read more: 1 dead, 2 others injured after two-vehicle crash in Toronto Toronto paramedics told Global News they transported a woman in her 30s to a trauma centre in stable condition.Less than an hour later, emergency crews were called to the area of Dufferin Street and St. Clair Avenue West, police said. Story continues below advertisement There, a man was struck by a vehicle and subseque...